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Tuesday, December 6, 2022

New political party formed

BY NED GAGAHEA new political party has...

Seven communities to benefit from US grant

By EDDIE OSIFELOABOUT seven communities in Guadalcanal...

Case of woman assault returns to court today

BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE case of a woman...

Madam Sogavare assist widowed market vendors

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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO THE Wife of the Prime Minister, Emmy Sogavare has hosted another fellowship for widows who are market vendors at the Fisheries Market.The Prime Minister’s wife said this not the first time...

Rescued local returns home

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A Solomon Islander who was rescued after 47 days at sea on August 18 in the remote south coast of West New Britain province in Papua New Guinea was safely repatriated to Honiara over...

Solid waste threatens fragile paradise of Gizo

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BY BEN BILUAGizoSOLID waste has become a critical environmental issue in Solomon Islands. Poor enforcement of the law as well as behavioral breakdown in society continue to be challenges in addressing the issue.This report...

Loulo farmers display their richness

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BY BEN BILUARendova,LOULO Farmers Association which include farmers from Lokutu and 10 other nearby communities on Wednesday displayed their richness in agricultural produces.Farmers brought together different types of crops to be part of Diversity...

AGONY OF A BOY, 3

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Help Xavier get the cancer treatment he needs overseasBy OFANI EREMAEAS he hugged his critically-ill son on his bed at the National Referral Hospital (NRH), Francis Bele could not imagine losing a child he...

Its like a dream come true

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Joel Tereoha was born 11 years ago with severe Cerebral Palsy. His grandmother, together with his loving family, have coped with his disability until he became too heavy for them to lift.The Rotary Club of...

First female rangers help save leatherback turtles

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SASAKOLO beach looks like any other in the South Pacific: a strip of sand buttressed by coconut palms, low green hill rising in the distance.Located near Kafulapu community, this unassuming patch of land is...

Coastal villages hit hard by rising seas

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By EDDIE OSIFELOThe threat of sea level rise on the sea coasts of Solomon Islands is real.The country lies east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and 3,280 km to Australia, has...

Climate Change changes the atolls lifestyles

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By EDDIE OSIFELOCLIMATE change is changing the social fabrics of the tiny atolls of Malaita Outer Islands in Solomon Islands.The small community which practised communal system, starting to see it eroding because of the...

Western Province tourism  – the final test is coming

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BY BEN BILUAGizoMOST tourism operators are looking forward to international borders reopening, but are they ready?Like other tourism operators in the region, local operators have felt the brunt of COVID-19.In Western Province, Agnes Getaway...